The Austrian Dropoff Tank

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  1. Florian_W

    Florian_W Member

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    Hey Guys!

    as mentioned in my presentation here is my build thread to my tank.

    Tankinfo:
    550l
    shallow area: 100 x 70 x 35cm
    dropoff area: 55 x 70 x 75cm

    flow:
    3x Vortech Mp10
    1x Jebao DC 12.000

    skimmer:
    Coral box D500 (soon to be replaced)

    light:
    Pacific Sun Hyperion S Hybrid with 3x 75w LED and 8x 54w T5s

    other info:
    System is running on Aquaforest probitic method for 3 weeks now

    so here are some pictures:
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    That´s it for now.
    If you´ve got any questions just ask! ;)

    Cheers,
    Flo
     

  2. hybridazn

    hybridazn Acro killer..... Staff Member Team R2R R2R Supporter Photo of the Month Award R2R Excellence Award 3RMAS Member Partner Member 2019 R2R Secret Santa Reef Tank 365 Showcase Editor Build Thread Contributor

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    Welcome to R2R!

    Absolutely beautiful tank! Thank you for sharing. Please share some more details with some more pics!
     
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  3. Chrisfish

    Chrisfish Valuable Member R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award Reef Squad Partner Member 2019 Hospitality Award

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    Awsome tank and photos!!:)
     
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  4. Florian_W

    Florian_W Member

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    thanks guys!

    here some more pictrues of the set up:
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    in November 2015 i had the glorious idea of switching to full LED:
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    but my corals didn´t abrove and the shading was too much for my opinion...

    so i switched bad to t5s and the to my new Pacific Sun hybrid...
     
  5. helen ann

    helen ann Valuable Member

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    WOW ... Beautiful!!!
     
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  6. dbl

    dbl It Takes Less Energy to be Nice Staff Member Team R2R R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award Reef Squad Leader Partner Member 2019 Reef Tank 365 Article Contributor Hospitality Award Build Thread Contributor

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    Absolutely stunning...and great photography skills to boot! Well done, very well done!
     
  7. E_Aquatics

    E_Aquatics Well-Known Member

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    What an amazing tank! Keep the pictures coming and welcome to R2R
     
  8. Rob.D

    Rob.D Moderator Staff Member Team R2R R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award ETRC Member

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    Wow, such an amazing dispaly! Welcome to R2R!
     
  9. revhtree

    revhtree Owner Administrator Staff Member Team R2R R2R Supporter Photo of the Month Award R2R Excellence Award Partner Member 2019 R2R Secret Santa Cyber Monday Sponsor Article Contributor Sizzling Summer Sponsor Hospitality Award Build Thread Contributor

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    I think I'm in love! :p Awesome!
     
  10. Humblefish

    Humblefish Valuable Member R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award Article Contributor Expert Contributor Moderator Emeritus

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    Welcome to R2R! This is one of the nicest builds I've seen in awhile! :)
     
  11. Aqua fire/medic

    Aqua fire/medic Valuable Member

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    Wow! Just wow!
     
  12. Florian_W

    Florian_W Member

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    thanks!! feel very welcome!! :)

    Will try to keep this thread updated!! ;)

    Flo
     
  13. RyanCSGO

    RyanCSGO Valuable Member R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award Reef Squad Build Thread Contributor

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    Incredible. well done :)
     
  14. eatbreakfast

    eatbreakfast Fish Nerd Staff Member Team R2R R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award Partner Member 2019 Showcase Editor Partner Member Expert Contributor

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    What's the bulb configuration for the t5's?
     
  15. dragonfish

    dragonfish Well-Known Member

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    amazing
    how does it work Aquaforest probitic method ?
     
  16. Florian_W

    Florian_W Member

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    thanks!!
    2x Spectra
    4x Crystal Blue
    1x Pigment
    1x UV
    thanks!
    you mean how i get along or in general?


    Water parameters from Sunday
    Alk: 6,4
    Ca: 400
    Mg: 1340
    No3: 2,00
    Po4: 0,047
    ph: 8,2

    Cheers
     
  17. eatbreakfast

    eatbreakfast Fish Nerd Staff Member Team R2R R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award Partner Member 2019 Showcase Editor Partner Member Expert Contributor

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    Thanks.
     
  18. armetas

    armetas Active Member Build Thread Contributor

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    Awesome! Great tank
     
  19. donnievaz

    donnievaz Well-Known Member

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    That's quite possibly the coolest tank I've ever seen!!!
     
  20. Aqua Lab Aquaria

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    How are you liking your Hyperion fixture? We have one brand new in packaging and were planning on throwing it over our display in the shop!
     
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